The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 472 421 345
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -76
Contract jobs citing WinForms 165 194 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 1.40% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 146 182
Median daily rate £441 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.66% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £288 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
WinForms
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14245 13841 13578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.95% 27.28% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10097 9095 9047
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 180 190
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £18.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing WinForms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -9 103 £550 +2.32% 25
South East -1 25 £335 -4.28% 26
West Midlands -19 11 £338 +12.50% 14
East Midlands +2 8 £375 +25.00% 10
East of England +9 7 £320 +6.66% 6
Yorkshire -17 4 £313 -3.84% 9
South West -9 3 £325 +8.33% 5
North West -21 1 - - 19
North East - 1 £288 - 4
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WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 307 (87.22%) C#
2 287 (81.53%) .NET
3 171 (48.58%) SQL Server
4 165 (46.88%) SQL
5 142 (40.34%) WPF
6 109 (30.97%) Windows
7 108 (30.68%) .NET Framework
8 97 (27.56%) Finance
9 90 (25.57%) VB.NET
10 79 (22.44%) MVC
11 77 (21.88%) ASP.NET
12 75 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
13 70 (19.89%) WCF
14 68 (19.32%) Visual Studio
15 62 (17.61%) T-SQL
16 59 (16.76%) VB
17 58 (16.48%) Multithreading
18 56 (15.91%) OO
18 56 (15.91%) MS Excel
18 56 (15.91%) Microsoft
19 54 (15.34%) JavaScript
19 54 (15.34%) Software Engineering
20 53 (15.06%) Analytical Skills
21 52 (14.77%) Team Foundation Server
22 47 (13.35%) Banking
23 46 (13.07%) Oracle
24 44 (12.50%) VBA
25 41 (11.65%) C++
25 41 (11.65%) Front Office
26 40 (11.36%) HTML

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (3.98%) IIS
2 8 (2.27%) CMS
3 6 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.42%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.28%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.28%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 56 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.98%) MS Office
3 6 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.70%) DNS
1 6 (1.70%) HTTP
1 6 (1.70%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.14%) SMTP
3 3 (0.85%) Firewall
3 3 (0.85%) SSL
3 3 (0.85%) VPN
4 2 (0.57%) Network Security
5 1 (0.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (48.58%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (7.10%) Oracle Database
4 17 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 15 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (3.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (3.69%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (2.84%) RDBMS
10 9 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (2.27%) MS Access
12 7 (1.99%) MySQL
13 6 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (0.85%) KDB
15 3 (0.85%) NoSQL
15 3 (0.85%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 68 (19.32%) Visual Studio
2 52 (14.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (3.13%) Subversion
3 11 (3.13%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 9 (2.56%) NUnit
5 8 (2.27%) ClearCase
6 7 (1.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (1.42%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.14%) Moq
8 4 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (1.14%) Rational Robot
9 3 (0.85%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.85%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.57%) JIRA
11 1 (0.28%) GoogleTest
11 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.28%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.28%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.28%) Selenium
11 1 (0.28%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 97 (27.56%) Finance
2 47 (13.35%) Banking
3 41 (11.65%) Front Office
4 21 (5.97%) Back Office
5 11 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.56%) Retail
7 4 (1.14%) Local Government
7 4 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.85%) Games
9 2 (0.57%) Advertising
9 2 (0.57%) Avionics
9 2 (0.57%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.57%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 307 (87.22%) Developer
2 185 (52.56%) C# Developer
3 168 (47.73%) .NET Developer
4 85 (24.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 77 (21.88%) WinForms Developer
6 51 (14.49%) SQL Developer
7 42 (11.93%) VB.NET Developer
8 31 (8.81%) Senior Developer
9 29 (8.24%) SQL Server Developer
10 27 (7.67%) Software Developer
10 27 (7.67%) WPF Developer
11 23 (6.53%) ASP.NET Developer
12 22 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 22 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (5.68%) C# WPF Developer
14 16 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
14 16 (4.55%) Software Engineer
15 14 (3.98%) C# VB.NET Developer
16 13 (3.69%) Senior C# Developer
17 12 (3.41%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (81.53%) .NET
2 142 (40.34%) WPF
3 108 (30.68%) .NET Framework
4 77 (21.88%) ASP.NET
5 70 (19.89%) WCF
6 40 (11.36%) HTML
6 40 (11.36%) Web Services
7 39 (11.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (10.80%) Entity Framework
9 37 (10.51%) XML
10 31 (8.81%) jQuery
11 30 (8.52%) CSS
12 29 (8.24%) LINQ
13 26 (7.39%) FIX Protocol
14 22 (6.25%) ADO.NET
15 21 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
16 19 (5.40%) HTML5
17 18 (5.11%) AngularJS
18 13 (3.69%) Ajax
18 13 (3.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.06%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (10.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (5.68%) Mathematics
4 18 (5.11%) N-Tier
5 9 (2.56%) Algorithms
5 9 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.27%) Derivative
7 7 (1.99%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.99%) User Experience
7 7 (1.99%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.70%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.70%) SCADA
9 5 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.42%) Equities
9 5 (1.42%) Replication
10 4 (1.14%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.14%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.14%) Video on Demand
11 3 (0.85%) iPad
11 3 (0.85%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 109 (30.97%) Windows
2 5 (1.42%) Linux
2 5 (1.42%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.85%) Unix
3 3 (0.85%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.57%) Android
4 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.28%) CentOS
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (22.44%) MVC
2 75 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (16.48%) Multithreading
4 56 (15.91%) OO
5 54 (15.34%) Software Engineering
6 40 (11.36%) MVVM
7 37 (10.51%) TDD
7 37 (10.51%) Unit Testing
8 36 (10.23%) Low Latency
9 33 (9.38%) Electronic Trading
9 33 (9.38%) Performance Optimisation
10 32 (9.09%) Risk Management
11 30 (8.52%) Algorithmic Trading
12 27 (7.67%) Market Making
13 18 (5.11%) Migration
14 15 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
14 15 (4.26%) SDLC
14 15 (4.26%) Web Development
15 14 (3.98%) Change Management
15 14 (3.98%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 307 (87.22%) C#
2 165 (46.88%) SQL
3 90 (25.57%) VB.NET
4 62 (17.61%) T-SQL
5 59 (16.76%) VB
6 54 (15.34%) JavaScript
7 44 (12.50%) VBA
8 41 (11.65%) C++
9 26 (7.39%) VB6
10 18 (5.11%) Java
11 15 (4.26%) PL/SQL
12 13 (3.69%) VBScript
13 5 (1.42%) XAML
14 3 (0.85%) Delphi
14 3 (0.85%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.85%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.85%) Python
15 2 (0.57%) C
15 2 (0.57%) PHP
16 1 (0.28%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (4.26%) Degree
2 12 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.14%) PhD
5 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.57%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.26%) QA
2 4 (1.14%) MiFID
3 2 (0.57%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.28%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 56 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 46 (13.07%) Oracle
3 17 (4.83%) DevExpress
4 11 (3.13%) Sybase
5 7 (1.99%) Syncfusion
6 6 (1.70%) TIBCO
7 5 (1.42%) Infragistics
7 5 (1.42%) Telerik
8 3 (0.85%) Citrix
9 2 (0.57%) SAP
10 1 (0.28%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.28%) Teradata
10 1 (0.28%) Xamarin
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